Voice apps from Mayo Clinic

Stay connected with Mayo Clinic on your voice assistant device. Mayo Clinic offers two free voice apps, or skills, for Amazon Alexa.

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Mayo Clinic News Network

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"Alexa, open Mayo Clinic news"

Listen to the latest information from Mayo Clinic experts on topics such as cancer, heart and brain health; transplant; advances in research; and advice for healthy living. Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minutes are produced weekdays on the Mayo Clinic News Network, and heard on nearly 450 radio stations.

Enable this Alexa skill on Amazon.com

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Mayo Clinic First Aid

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"Alexa, open Mayo First Aid"

The Mayo Clinic First Aid skill provides you with self-care instructions for dozens of everyday mishaps and other situations and provides quick, hands-free answers from a trusted source.

You can hear this information by saying, "Alexa, open Mayo First Aid" and then asking for a topic, such as:

  • "How do I treat my baby’s fever?"
  • "Tell me about spider bites"
  • "Help for a burn"
  • "How to treat a cut"
  • "Instructions for CPR"

This skill should not be used if you're in a life-threatening or emergency medical situation. In those situations, seek immediate medical assistance.

Enable this Alexa skill on Amazon.com

Privacy policy

For the Mayo Clinic First Aid skill, Mayo Clinic collects a unique identifier from your Amazon Alexa account. We use this information to enhance the user experience. This information is not personally identifiable to you. We collect no additional information from your Amazon account.

Amazon collects and stores both the spoken utterance from the customer, and the skill's response, to improve and troubleshoot the voice experience. You may delete this data in the Alexa app. See Amazon's privacy policy and terms of use for more information.

How to get skills

To enable these skills for your Echo, Dot or other Alexa-enabled device, look for Mayo Clinic in the Alexa app's skill store or search for "Mayo Clinic" in the Skill section of your Alexa app. Follow the prompts to start your listening experience.